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  • Two visitors looking closely at the painting Bay St. Louis by Valerie Jaudon.
    Apr 04 2020 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

    Virtual Slow Art Day

    Join us for NMWA's first ever Virtual Slow Art Day! Participate in an online conversation about select artworks by women artists.
  • Engaged audience members at an event in the middle of a discussion.
    Mar 11 2020 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

    Cultural Capital: Motherhood Redux

    Reservations Required. Join us and the Folger Shakespeare Library for a night of poetry.
  • Sculpture made of an open cardboard box with a photograph of a nude woman crouched in a box placed on top of the box opening.
    Mar 11 2020 12:00 pm to 12:30 pm

    MAR 11 Gallery Talk: #5WomenArtists

    No Reservations Required. Our gallery talk series celebrates Women’s History Month with a discussion led by NMWA Assistant Curator Orin Zahra.
  • Photo of Ava DuVernay in a green dress
    Mar 09 2020 8:00 pm to 10:30 pm

    Ava DuVernay screening of 13th with live music by Jason Moran

    Registration Required. Ava DuVernay: Screening of 13th with live music performed by Jason Moran and Eric Harland
  • A group of female visitors look slightly upwards, smiling and taking in an oversized photograph of a church interior.
    Mar 08 2020 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm

    International Women’s Day 2020

    No Reservations Required. Celebrate International Women’s Day with free admission and Conversation Pieces!
  • Group of people meditating
    Mar 08 2020 11:00 am to 12:00 pm

    International Women’s Day Yoga

    SOLD OUT. Celebrate International Women’s Day with free yoga!
  • Abstract painting made up of vertical lines various shades of red on a white background.
    Mar 05 2020 5:00 pm to 8:30 pm

    Phillips after 5: Wonder Women

    Reservations Advised. Celebrate International Women's Day at The Phillips Collection.
  • Large-scale color self-portrait of artist wearing life-like mask.
    Mar 04 2020 12:00 pm to 12:30 pm

    MAR 04 Gallery Talk: #5WomenArtists

    No Reservations Required. Our gallery talk series celebrates Women’s History Month with a discussion led by NMWA Associate Educator Ashley W. Harris.
  • Multicolor T-shaped textile pieced together with straight and curvy stitches.
    Mar 01 2020 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

    Tour: Fierce Women 2.0

    No Reservations Required, but space is limited. Attend a free drop-in tour celebrating the “fierce women” who blazed trails as artists, activists, and innovators.
  • Black and white photograph of a Saguaro cactus in the Sonoran Desert with birds perched on top and flying around it.
    Mar 01 2020 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm

    Free Community Day: March

    No Reservations Required. The first Sunday of the month is Community Day at NMWA—enjoy free admission to the museum all day!

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